It turns out
Thompson will not be able to return to practice with his team until he has cleared the
The Warriors are scheduled to open Game 1 of the
"This break has turned out to be good for us," Warriors Coach
Thompson was injured when Houston forward
He was taken out of the game and evaluated for a concussion on site, but was allowed to return to the bench because he was not displaying concussion-like symptoms. He did not reenter the game.
Thompson averaged 21.7 points per game while shooting 43.9% from behind the arc -- both career highs -- and was named an NBA All-Star.